The origins of the study of arms and armour lie in the efforts of a small group of 19th and early-20th century gentlemen scholars. Today the field has grown wide in its appeal; from the university trained academic, to the enthusiastic re-enactor.
Within these pages you can gain an insight both to the scholarship and the lives of those early scholars.
The Line of Kings at the Tower of London is the world’s longest running visitor attraction. It was started in 1660 by Charles II, to affirm the King’s right to rule.